User:JoseySmith/Jay Freeman

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Jay Freeman (also known as "saurik"[1] is a developer best known for his work on jailbroken iPhones (most notably Cydia[2] - a software application that allows the user to browse and download applications usable on jailbroken iPhones or iPod Touches) and is a member of the iPhone Dev Team[3]. He also develops computer programs and web add-ons. The names of most of his releases begin with 'Cy' (for instance Cydia and Cycorder).

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Name Pronounced Current version number Initial release What does it work on? (iPhone, Computer etc...) Which platform/iPhone firmware does it currently work on? Is it open source? More information
Cydia /ˈsɪd.i.ə/ 1.1.9 2008 Jailbroken iOS Devices All platforms up to 7.1.2 Yes iPhone APT frontend used on >3 million[4] jailbroken devices.
Cycorder - 0.9-6 2008 Jailbroken iPhones - - A free video recording iPhone application[5], supported by advertisements.
Cydget - 0.9.4003 2008 Jailbroken iPhones & iPod Touches 2.2 - 4.3.2 - A flexible and powerful replacement for Winterboard lock screen Widgets.
Cydialer - 0.9.31-1 2008 Jailbroken iPhones 2.2 - 4.3.2 - A useful Utility for calling contacts from the lock screen using a coverflow like UI.
Cyntact - 1.4.1-1 2008 Jailbroken iPhones 2.2 - 4.3.2 - Shows profile pictures in contacts lists.
Winterboard - 0.9.3903 2008 Jailbroken iOS Devices 2.2 - 5.1 Yes Lets you use themes to customize your iPhone

Personal life[edit]

Jay was a PhD student at the University of California, Santa Barbara from 2004 to 2009.[6][7]

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